Doing the Right Thing ... Right: Evidence Informing Clinical Decision-Making Forum

Doing the Right Thing ... Right: Presentations

Thursday, 22 February 2018
Edmonton, Alberta

13:00 – 13:15

Welcome from the IHE

Greetings from the Province of Alberta

13:15 – 14:35

Where Does the Evidence Come From? Production of Evidence to Inform Clinical Decision-Making: Observations from National and International Thought Leaders

14:35 – 14:50


14:50 – 15:30

Panel One: Provincial Efforts to Produce Evidence to Inform Front-Line Decision Making – Reflections from Evidence Producers


  • Mr. Justin Riemer
    ADM, Innovation & Strategic Operations, Alberta Health


  • Dr. Fiona Clement
    Director, Health Technology Assessment Unit, University of Calgary
  • Dr. Tina Korownyk
    Assistant Director, Evidence and CPD Program, Alberta College of Family Physicians; Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine, University of Alberta; Family Physician, Northeast Community Health Centre
  • Dr. Blair O’Neill
    Associate Chief Medical Officer, Strategic Clinical Networks, Alberta Health Services

15:30 – 16:20

Panel Two: Provider Reflections on Barriers and Opportunities to Accelerate Uptake of Evidence into Practice


  • Dr. Susan Ulan
    Assistant Registrar, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta


16:20 – 16:30

Closing Reflections

16:30 – 17:30